Expert Leading Music Producer Anthony Rodriguez is hailed as an artistic visionary through writing and composing spectacular music productions and transforming artists into a lifestyle. His firm ARMG is a new upcoming music production company built from experience, dedication and natural talent for transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary.
Anthony Rodriguez is a native of New Jersey, USA. He studied for 7 years as a self-taught musician, and at the age of 16 became the pianist for his home church in NJ. In 1997 Anthony was gathered with a group of talented musicians that had the same interest in music.
Together with his friends they would go into countless hours in recording sessions just to compose and record ideas that someday would become an album. At the age of 17 he was introduced to Juan Gonzalez, pianist for Super Star singer Marc Anthony. Anthony was under Juan's supervision for a while; he led Anthony into learning music theory, music production, and piano. At the same time Anthony had auditioned for a Salsa band called Ebenezer, which accepted him as a member right after the rehearsal. His experience in the live scenario has improved along with his musicianship.
While proceeding in the music industry in 2005 Anthony participated and produced the soundtrack for BET's Telly Award winning movie Isaiah’s Touch, among other productions. Anthony decided to take his talent up a notch by developing his own Instrumental album in 2006, releasing an album called "Harvest onto the Lord.” Harvest onto the Lord has a lot of inspirational value and meaning to it. Harvest unto the Lord project became one of the Best Sellers at CDBaby, an Independent Music Distributing Company. In 2009 Anthony recorded and produced his second project "Keys to the Kingdom," a Caribbean Jazz album which also became a Best Seller after its re-release in 2012. On 2015 Anthony released the first Latin style remix to Shackles from Gospel Artists, Mary Mary. This record reached #1 on Amazon Music. With his musical experiences, Anthony began motivating different groups to "Do What They Love." Anthony has spoken in Boys and Girls Clubs, Keynote Speeches for the 2014 Career Day at Union City High School, and working together with a Latino No-profit organization that works in motivating students through NJ and NYC. After speaking at different places, Anthony released his first motivational and entrepreneurial book, "The Musician." His book ranked Bestsellers on Amazon more than once. Being a freelance artist made Rodriguez learn the value of promotion, marketing, managing & directing. All of these responsibilities led him to become more than just a part time musician.
Today, Rodriguez has an impressive client list which includes performances with many Christian and Secular Artists such as: Brenda K. Starr, Rene Gonzalez, Samuel Hernandez, Ezequiel Colon, Puchi Colon, Bani Munoz (Canzion), Jose "Papo" Rivera, Orquesta Xariz, amongst other artists.
Furthermore, Anthony has also had exposure in many our familiar mass media entertainment. TV Appearances include: Mapiando on Telemundo 2006, Maria Antonieta from Telemundo Cada Dia, Despierta America on Univision, among others. Radio appearances include: The most popular Latin Christian networks Radio Vision Cristiana amongst other stations within the US. After experiencing great moments both live and studio Anthony opened a private piano workshop, which entails him to teach every aspect towards music according to his own experience. Later becoming a Music Entrepreneur and developing a firm that would represent all of his endeavors, "Anthony Rodriguez Music Group.” Anthony is also known to give and share events with Charity "American Cancer Society", and is also affiliated with Autism Speaks and World Vision, and his newly founded non-profit, "The Anthony Rodriguez Foundation." His major achievement in giving back was running his first Half-Marathon back in 3-21-15 for Ultra Michelob sponsored by Better Life.